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Financial Risks from Water Supply-Demand Dynamics

This event will provide attendees with an insight into emerging data, modelling and analytics to assess financial resilience to water risk in banking and investment.


Date: 21st April 2016

Time: 14:00 – 16.30

Location: Citigroup, 390 Greenwich Street, New York


In conjunction with Citi. Invitation only: Please register your interest in attending by 14 April at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/financial-risks-from-water-supply-demand-dynamics-tickets-24146948172




14.00: Citigroup – Welcome


14.05-14.​15​pm: Courtney Lowrance, Director, E&S Risk Management, Citigroup – GIZ/NCD Drought stress testing project


14.​15​-14.30pm: Dominic Smith, Senior Manager, Capital Markets, RMS – Drought and flood risk modelling, transferring knowledge from insurance to banking


14.​30-14.40pm:​ Q&A/Discussion with UBS, GIZ, RMS and the NCD


​14.40-15.00pm​: ​Karen Lockridge, Principal, Pension actuary & sustainability champion, Mercer – ​scenario ​and ​risk factor framework​ for modelling water and climate change implications for fixed income


15.00-15.20: Greg Elders, ESG Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence, Usage and applications of the Water Risk Valuation Tool co-developed with the NCD


15.20-15.30: Cyrus Lotfipour,  Vice-President, ESG Research, MSCI – responding to client demand for water data and analysis – closing the gap between scalability and granularity


15.​30​-15.40pm​: Q&A/Discussion with Mercer, Bloomberg and MSCI


15.40-16.00pm: Dr. Yusuke Kuwayama, Resources for the Future, results from research into the impacts of drought on the agricultural sector in the U.S.


16.00-16.30pm​: Q&A/Discussion and wrap up


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